Brianna Rodriguez graduated with a Bachelor of Journalism from The University of Texas at Austin. Before coming to the Texas Institute for Excellence in Mental Health, she worked for newsrooms in London and Austin as well as serving Texans from inside of the Texas House of Representatives as a digital communications manager. She is a proud member of Sigma Lambda Gamma National Sorority, Inc. and a Houston native.

In her free time, Brianna likes to travel and find new coffee shops. You can find her at plant nurseries, bookstores and libraries, or avoiding I-35 from 4-7 P.M. on weekdays.